Handbook of Grief Therapies

Edited by Robert A. Neimeyer,Edith Steffen,Edith Maria Steffen,Evgenia Milman

ISBN13: 9781529759204

Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd

Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd

Format: Paperback / softback

Published: 14/01/2023

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A comprehensive and up-to-date handbook that surveys the field of grief therapy. With contributions from leading international scholars and practitioners, it covers: Foundational matters such as clinical presentations in bereavement, the conceptualization of grief therapy and its evidence base; Distinctive approaches to grief therapy including existential therapy, art therapy, CBT and narrative, psychodynamic and meaning-based approaches; Specific circumstances of death such as violent death and suicide, and particular populations such bereaved parents and grieving children; Professional issues such as training in grief therapy and therapist self-care. The handbook is designed with students and practitioners in mind, with vivid case studies that bring theory and practice to life, key-point summaries at the end of each chapter and recommendations for further reading on each topic.
Introduction Grief Therapies for our Times: A Pluralistic Proposition Varieties and Complexities of Grieving The Effectiveness of Grief Therapy: A Meta-analytic Perspective Contemporary Grief Therapy Approaches A Narrative Approach to Supporting Life After Loss: A Kaleidoscope of Never-Ending Colours Grief Therapy as a Quest for Meaning Existential Therapy for Grief Working with the Two-Track Model of Bereavement (TTMB) Attachment Informed Grief Therapy Psychoanalytic Approaches to Grief Therapy Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Grief Utilization of EMDR Therapy with Grief and Mourning Mindfulness for Grief Compassion-Focused Grief Therapy Art-Assisted Grief Therapy Tailoring Grief Therapy for Diverse Presentations and Populations Fostering Resilience in the Acute Stages of Grief Working with the Relationship: Continuing Bonds, Unfulfilled Wishes and Unresolved Conflict Bereavement: A Sociological Perspective The Weight of Black Grief Pandemic Loss and Grief: The Case of Covid-19 The Role of Exposure in Processing Violent Circumstances of Loss Navigating the Complications of Suicide Loss Grief Therapy with Children and Adolescents Working with Parents after the Death of a Child Working with Grieving Couples: Using the Dual Process Model as a Framework for Clinical Practice Working with Grieving Families Professional Issues for Grief Therapists Measuring the Process and Outcome of Grief Therapies Training, Supervision and Continued Professional Development for Grief Therapists Compassionate Reflection and Self-Care for Grief Therapists
  • Coping with death & bereavement
  • Counselling & advice services
  • Tertiary Education (US: College)
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